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ALCEU m Catalan, Portuguese, Romanian, Sicilian
Catalan, Portuguese, Romanian and Sicilian form of Alcaeus
. Known bearers of this name include Brazilian writer and journalist Alceu Amoroso Lima (1893-1983) and Brazilian soccer player Alceu Rodrigues Simoni Filho (b... [more]
CATALDO m Medieval Italian, Sicilian
Of debated origin and meaning. Some scholars argue that Cataldo might be an Italian adoption and adaption of Irish Cathal
via a corruption into Cathald
by way of association with the Germanic element -ald
CATENA f Italian, Sicilian
Derived from Italian catena
"chain", this name was taken from the title of the Virgin Mary Maria Santissima della Catena
. The name is mainly found in Sicily.
FARA f Sicilian, Neapolitan, Tuscan
Short form of various, now obsolete, Germanic names that contained the element -fara-
, for example Burgundofara
. This name is predominantly found in Sicily, Naples and, to a lesser degree, Tuscany reflecting the local veneration of Saint Fara.
NEDDA f Sicilian, Theatre, Hungarian
Sicilian diminutive of Antonietta
as well as a Sicilian form of Nella
. The name was also adopted into Hungarian usage. Furthermore, this name is borne by the main female role in the opera 'Pagliacci'.